Please check here for scholarship information!


Scholarship Information:


  • Register for scholarship alerts from scholarship sites.
  • Never send money with a scholarship or send your Social Security Number
  • Check articles from graduating seniors in the newspaper to find local scholarships or ones you might be interested in
  • If you have a positive impact on the community, check out finaid.org for a list of organizations offering scholarships for community service
  • Ask your employer if there are scholarships as part of your benefit package, students and parents!
  • Looking for inter-state tuition regional discounts? Check goodhousekeeping.com/reciprocity


Help with finding the right college/scholarships:
  • Understanding the Student Loan Explosion, Junior Achievement gives help to choose college/price of college and debt concern.
  • Naviance is a college and career readiness platform that helps connect academic achievement to post-secondary goals.Its comprehensive college and career planning solutions optimize student success, enhance school counselor productivity, and track results for school and district administrators.
  • Cappex - College Search made simple
  • a2zcollege - A bit of everything to help you in planning for college
  • Zinch -Connect directly with 6000 colleges, $2B in college scholarships, study abroad programs, and graduate schools
  • College Confidential - "World's Largest College Forum"
  • Actual applications to Ivy League Schools, with all answers and essays filled in.(fee is charged)
  • Collegiate Directions - Help for First Generation College Students
  • CollegeAbacus -"College Abacus helps students and families learn what different colleges will cost based on individual student circumstances, before students apply..."
  • Scholarships are not just for grades and achievements, type "weird scholarships" in the Google Search and see what you can find!
  • College View
    On this site, click on "Financial Aid and then on this page, go to the right navigation column and click "Scholarship Search" under Financial Aid Resources!
  • vibeffect - Vibeffect "has developed an algorithm-based, college-decision framework platform that students and families can use to scientifically narrow down their choices. This "unbiased, fact-based lens" costs $96 (per report) and uses a list of 66 different variables associated with the individual and measures those variables agains the features of over 1,000 colleges" (http://www.eschoolnews.com/2015/12/02/selecting-right-college-585/?).

Some of the most common sources of scholarships are found at www.fastweb.com. But another source of great scholarships are your parents' places of employment. Ask your parents about this, they can ask for applications at work if their company awards scholarships.

Want to know the occupational outlook for a career? Check it here at the site by the United States Department of Labor

60 of the Weirdest College Scholarships
Good Luck!!

100 Unique and Weird Scholarships

For Innovation and Creativity - Milton Fisher Scholarship

For girls who love technology...
http://www.ncwit.org/award/award.index.php?utm_source=NCWIT+News&utm_campaign=539bd3a38a-AspirationsAward_ApplicationsOpen_091411&utm_medium=email
There is not a local competition in our area, but Carbon County girls can apply for a national scholarship here?
https://awardportal.ncwit.org/comps.php?competitionId=66&action=detail

Scholarship Matching:
http://www.mycollegeoptions.org/

The next two sites were found by Cyan, thank you!!

$500 High School Sophomore Scholarship
https://colleges.niche.com/scholarship/high-school-sophomore-scholarship/

Scholarships for Sophomoreshttp://www.lisd.org/lhs/guidance/scholarships_for_sophomores.htm
Scholarshipguidance
http://scholarshipguidance.com